The Alarm “release” the Unssafe Building/Up For Murder single. 1000 copies are produced. They send them to DJs, sell them at shows, and use them in lieu of a demo tape.
Daily Variety 11/10/04 Duo sounding Alarm for prank movie Band prank produces pic By Phil Gallo A true life rock ‘n’ roll ruse in which a veteran punk band proved it could compete with the youngsters is heading for the bigscreen. The Alarm, a Welsh punk outfit that was described as “the acoustic Clash” when they emerged in 1983 with “68 Guns,” found an intriguing way to return to the [read more]
‘Firing Line’ [3:22] (MacDonald/Peters), The AlarmLead Vocals:Mike PetersLyrics: Always on the outside Always looking in Always been the loser I never seem to win I was brought up with nothing But the shirt on my back Pretty soon I learned how to get by On what little I had Oh I, I spend my time On the firing line Unwillingly mine Oh I, I spend my time On the firing [read more]
Day Sixteen: Monday 13 June 2005 Today I decide to tackle the acoustics on ‘Menai Bridge’. I had been doing some thinking over the weekend and deiced to return to my Takamine 12 String. I always seem to have trouble playing six string acoustics. I suppose it goes back to my first years learning the guitar which were spent with a 12 string that only had the six main strings [read more]